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  • A wiki is a type of website that allows visitors themselves to easily add, remove and otherwise edit and change some available content, sometimes without the need for registration.
  • Wiki is the Hawaiian word for quick or fast. Wikis can be edited by many different people. They are a great tool for collaborating and synthesizing information.

Wikis in plain English

Wikis vs. Blogs
A fictional debate between JFK and Richard Nixon on the propriety of using blogs vs. wikis.

Blog vs. Wiki in the classroom